Patna Passport office is the Regional Passport Office (RPO) of the State. It is operative since 1977. It caters to all the district of Bihar. It is situated in Maurya Lok Complex. People can apply directly at the counters of the passport office or through online facility. In latter case, some columns are to be filled by hand and a visit to the office has to be made when called upon to do so for form completion. The office has also District Passport Cell in several districts and has also collaborated with few post offices from where citizen can apply. Tatkal scheme is also available at the Patna office. The passport office has issued approximately 14 lakh passports during the last 11 years (2002-2013). During this period, it received more than 15 lakh passport requests. During 2014, RPO received 3.02 Lakh application, registering a growth of 64% over the last year. It issued 2.54 Lakh passport to the applicants during 2014.
The form submission time is from 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM on Monday to Friday. For meeting with the office, one can approach them between 10 AM and 1:00 PM on working days. Applicants can collect inquiry form from counter number 1 of the office. Counter number 3 is designated for taking note of any printing mistake or any deficiency in the passport issued.
D-Block, Maurya Lok Complex,
Patna - 800001
Phone : 0612-2223267/2227943
Fax : 0612-2227972
District Passport Cells :
Araria, Aurangabad, Banka, Begusarai, Bhagalpur, Bhojpur, Buxar, Darbhanga, East Champaran, Gaya, Gopalganj, Jamui, Jehanabad, Kaimur(Bhabua), Katihar, Khagaria, Kishanganj, Lakhisarai, Madhepura, Madhubani, Munger, Muzaffarpur, Nalanda, Nawada, Purnia, Rohtas, Saharsa, Samastipur, Saran, Shekhpura, Sheohar, Sitamarhi, Siwan, Supaul, Vaishali, and West Chaparan
Post offices :
Ara HO, Gopalganj HO, Chapra HO, Darbhaga HO, Gaya HO, Siwan HO, Motihari HO, Purnea HO, Katihar HO, Bhagalpur HO, Munger HO, Madhubani HO, Aurangabad HO, Biharsharif HO